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Dr. J Ben Craven Jr, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Craven Jr

Cardiology Associates

4300 W Main St Ste 102 Dothan, AL 36305

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Dr. J Ben Craven Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Dothan, AL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.


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(334) 793-9564

Dr. Craven Jr accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
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Dr. Craven Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Craven Jr treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Craven Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Craven Jr treats Hyperlipidemia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Craven Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Craven Jr treats Heart Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Craven Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Craven Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

Biography

Dr. J Ben Craven Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Dothan, AL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

Bowman Gray
Fellowship Hospital
University Tex
Fellowship Hospital
1993
University Ala School Med
Residency Hospital
1991
University Ala School Med
Internship Hospital
1990
University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
1991
1990

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Dr. Craven Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Craven Jr

4.3

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
12.5%
(1)
2 Stars
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1 Star
12.5%
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Dr. Craven has been my cardiologist since early 2000. I was having palpitations. In 2015, we finally able to catch me in Afib. He has taken GREAT care of me. He put me on the proper medications. I would refer him to anyone. He is a GREAT cardiologist.
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Dr. Craven became my doctor from a visit in the Flowers Hospital ER. All the staff there were great as I was in distress from CHF and it was brought under control under his leadership. He is not my regular cardiologist but I was glad he was on call in the ER.
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